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Zinio Digital Newstand Platform offers you access to full digital copies of some of your favorite magazines. You can download and view these titles on your computer or mobile device. Learn more about using Zinio

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Download your favorite music from Freegal Music Downloads, a new FREE digital download for music. Learn more about using Freegal

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Hoopla is a free audio and video streaming service available to all Upper Arlington Public Library cardholders. Through Hoopla, patrons now have access to thousands of titles in video, music, and audiobook formats for streaming or temporary download. Content can be enjoyed on smartphones, tablets or computers. Learn more about Hoopla, check our support page, or download a copy of our Hoopla Instructions sheet.

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Upcoming Program & Event Highlights

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    Take Better Photos with Your iPhone

    The best camera is the one you have with you! On Saturday, October 25 at 10:30 a.m., we'll explore the iPhone camera app and learn basic photographic techniques to improve your photos. After the discussion, put your knowledge to the test and snap some pictures.

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    Pumpkin Parade

    Come dressed in your costume for our special annual Halloween storytime on Saturday, October 25 at 10:30 a.m. We’ll read a few stories and do some rhymes then parade around the library and enjoy a spooky treat.

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Published on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 2:00pm

To help voters become better informed about issues and candidates on the November 4 ballot, the library is accepting campaign literature to display on our election information table. Political candidates or representatives are invited to bring campaign literature to the circulation desk of the Main Library. All campaign materials will be removed from display and disposed of on November 5.

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2014 Pumpkin Contest

Click to vote for your favorite pumpkin

Votes can be placed between Oct. 24-Oct 30. The winning pumpkin will be announced on Oct. 31st.

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Focused on a specific topic, our subject guides can help you discover the resources you need.

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We're happy to introduce to you the UA Recipe Collection. Our reference librarians uploaded 700+ recipes so far. These recipes were submitted by members of this community. 070914

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Books Librarians Love

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LibraryReads is a monthly Top 10 list of books chosen by librarians all over the country. You can see the current and past lists at LibraryReads.org
In addition, our librarian Bonnie stocks a Goodreads shelf with those titles for your convenience.

Adult Recommendations

"The Last Runaway" by Tracy Chevalier

In the early 1850’s Quaker sisters, Honor and Grace Bright, set sail for America. They begin a journey to Ohio where Grace will marry Adam Cox, a Quaker, who has settled near Oberlin, Ohio. In Pennsylvania Grace contacts Yellow Fever and dies. With the help of strangers, Honor continues to Ohio. Her arrival, instead of her sister Grace, is an unwelcome surprise to the small Cox household. While Honor struggles to adapt to the Quaker Community in America, she, unwittingly, becomes involved with the Underground Railroad. Once again, Tracy Chevalier has written an informative and compelling historical novel.

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Get reliable information about the outbreak from some librarian-recommended sources.

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The 2014 General Election is taking place Tuesday, November 4, 2014.

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Whether you are into high school, college or professional football, find information about the 2014 season here!

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We make a wide range of newsletters available to you via BookNews. The topics cover new releases, bestsellers, audiobooks, teen and kids' literature, home and garden and many more. Explore this convenient source of up-to-date information.

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Online Book Clubs

Experience a new book every Monday! Each week you can read 2–3 chapters of a new book, which will be e-mailed in 5-minute daily segments. If you like the book, you can check it out at the library.

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